Canadian History Dictionary Munro John
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79.
Holdernesse Robert D'arcy Fourth Earl Of 1718-1778 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Wolfe's
letter to, 166. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Vidal Alexander 1819-1906 Born At Brocknell Berkshire England
Educated at Christ's Hospital, London, and in 1834 came to Cana...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Named St Lawrence Island By Champlain 236 Jesuit
mission at, for benefit of Micmacs, 236; maintained until 1659,...
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 187...
(Count Frontenac era) Executed for conspiracy against Champlain...
(Joseph Howe era) Associated with Joseph Howe in The Club, 10;
Quebec Siege Of 1690
Sir William Phipps, having captured Port Royal
in May of this ...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Accompanies Franklin To Canada 135 Bib: Cyc Am
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Armed vessel, foundering of, 163....
Hopson Peregrine Thomas
Early entered the army and advanced rapidly.
Christian Doctrine Brothers Of The
(Bishop Laval era) Arrival of, in Canada, 125.
Sydney Thomas Townshend First Viscount 1733-1800 Entered
Parliament, 1754; lord of the treasury, 1765; war secretary, 18...
(Count Frontenac era) Condition of, in 1675-1676, 150, 151. (Lo...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Builds Dewdney Trail From Hope To Similkameen 252-253
(Samuel de Champlain era) Agent of Company of New France, 244.
Des Barres William Frederick 1800-1885 Born In Nova Scotia
Educated at Halifax Grammar School; called to the bar of Nova S...
Fort De Chartres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On the Mississippi, 22.
O'brien William Edward 1831- Born At Thornhill Ontario Educated
at Upper Canada College; engaged in journalism at Toronto; stud...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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